College Discovery

College Discovery (CD) is a program that supports BMCC students so that they can achieve their goals in college and beyond. College Discovery works with BMCC students so they have the skills to do well in their classes, the financial help they may need, and personal and/or academic counseling.

Program Benefits

  • In-person tutoring in a variety of academic subjects
  • E-tutoring from home
  • Appointments with a CD counselor
  • Personal Enrichment Program (PEP) Workshops
  • CD Toolkit to assist you in your courses
  • Use of College Student Indicator (CSI) to identify moods


  • Be a legal resident of New York  State for at least one year prior to entering the college
  • Possess a high school diploma or its equivalent (G.E.D.)
  • Meet the financial guidelines (documentation required)
  • Be accepted as a matriculated student at BMCC
  • Be a first-time, new entering college student

Apply for College Discovery

If you meet the eligibility criteria above, complete our application, save it (your name, date), and send it to us at

Step 1: Apply Now

Step 2: Upload Household Documents

* Note: You will be asked to create a username and password to upload your documents. Please contact the College Discovery staff if you have any questions.

College Discovery

199 Chambers St, Room S-335
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 220-8152

Office Hours:
9 a.m.-5 p.m.